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UN Development Programme Administrator Achim Steiner Official Mission to Yemen

UNDP’s Administrator, Mr. Achim Steiner has returned from a five-day visit to Yemen where he traveled to Aden, Sana’a, and Hodeidah, to meet with communities, officials, and members of the United…  



UNDP Development Chief Calls for Action on Debt, Climate, & Inequality As Developing Countries Face Volatile Global Outlook

Increased financing and bold leadership are needed urgently to tackle climate change, rising inequality, and surging debt, as increased risks and vulnerabilities threaten economic growth globally.  


99th Meeting of the Development Committee

Statement at the 99th Meeting of the Development Committee  


UNDP and World Bank launch two new operational agreements to advance collaboration on sustainable development worldwide

UNDP and the World Bank signed two milestone framework agreements to strengthen and streamline their cooperation at the country level.  


High-level event on the Sahel

Remarks at High-level event on the Sahel - WB/IMF Annual Meetings  


High-level Conference of Heads of Counter-Terrorism Agencies of Member States

Strengthening global action to prevent violent extremism  


Statement at the 97th Meeting of the Development Committee

Statement at the 97th Meeting of the Development Committee  


Despite some progress, Marginalized Roma community still most excluded in Western Balkans

More marginalized Roma girls and boys are attending compulsory education in the Western Balkans than ever before. However, when compared to their non-Roma neighbours, Roma people face twice as high…  


Somali Leaders and the International Community Determined to Make Somalia Famine Resistant

One year after Somalia declared drought as a national emergency, famine has so far been averted due to a large-scale, collective, and unprecedented humanitarian response. Today, the country is marking…  

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